Instructables: exploring - photos - linux http://www.instructables.com Sat, 25 Oct 2014 02:51:27 PDT BLOX v1.01 Linux Presentation in Powerpoint and PDF. http://www.instructables.com/id/Linux-Presentation-in-PDF/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/A2NX/HMMFA5V2/FK2A2NXHMMFA5V2.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/A2NX/HMMFA5V2/FK2A2NXHMMFA5V2.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FK2/A2NX/HMMFA5V2/FK2A2NXHMMFA5V2.SMALL.jpg matt392 Attached is a Linux presentation in Powerpoint and PDF I put together for PerScholas.org during my A+ training class.  It can be used to introduce people to Linux and its uses.
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Thu, 10 Oct 2013 22:13:08 PDT
My Archbang Conky configuration http://www.instructables.com/id/My-Archbang-Conky-configuration/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/V7VM/HLZRVEEQ/FJ8V7VMHLZRVEEQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/V7VM/HLZRVEEQ/FJ8V7VMHLZRVEEQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FJ8/V7VM/HLZRVEEQ/FJ8V7VMHLZRVEEQ.SMALL.jpg CreativeGeek I switched to Archbang a couple weeks ago, and I really love it so far, also, I went ahead and played with my Conky configuration in Archbang today, and the result is shown in the photo above. In addition, here's the configuration for 'ya. background yes use_xft yes xftfont monospace:size=9 xftalp...
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Sat, 28 Sep 2013 21:06:50 PDT
Xubuntu 13.04 - GNOME 2 mimic http://www.instructables.com/id/Xubuntu-1304-GNOME-2-mimic/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/M03O/HH11O21I/FHYM03OHH11O21I.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/M03O/HH11O21I/FHYM03OHH11O21I.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FHY/M03O/HH11O21I/FHYM03OHH11O21I.SMALL.jpg CreativeGeek Here's screenshots of my current Xubuntu setup.  How I got it to look like GNOME 2 is first I started with a stock Xubuntu desktop after a clean install, then I removed the stock bottom panel, replaced it with an empty panel, moved the Window List and Workspace Switcher to the bottom panel, separat...
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Sat, 18 May 2013 09:44:47 PDT
The AnonyBox - A cheap and easy network device to manage anonymity online http://www.instructables.com/id/The-AnonyBox-A-cheap-and-easy-network-device-to-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/FSJP/HD4VDSBQ/FUSFSJPHD4VDSBQ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/FSJP/HD4VDSBQ/FUSFSJPHD4VDSBQ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FUS/FSJP/HD4VDSBQ/FUSFSJPHD4VDSBQ.SMALL.jpg gschoppe With the return of CISPA, the growing likelihood of future SOPA-like laws, and the drastic hardware advances that have made Eschelon and Carnivore believable possiilities, anonymizing internet activity has become very important to maintaining the free flow of information. To this end, I recently pu...
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Sat, 23 Feb 2013 07:10:03 PST
Change Audio Source Index and Peak Speed for Impulse Screenlet for Linux http://www.instructables.com/id/Change-Audio-Source-Index-and-Peak-Speed-for-Impul/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/RLZA/H3XN8EJE/F50RLZAH3XN8EJE.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/RLZA/H3XN8EJE/F50RLZAH3XN8EJE.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F50/RLZA/H3XN8EJE/F50RLZAH3XN8EJE.SMALL.jpg N.fletch The Impulse Screenlet is an awesome looking widget to put on your Linux desktop. Impulse is a graphical spectrum analyzer for your audio sources. However I had some small issues with the widget when I first installed the screenlet. First, I found that the audio source index is not always persistent...
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Wed, 27 Jun 2012 07:22:35 PDT
Skype for linux? http://www.instructables.com/id/Skype-for-linux/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/U7QR/H1DVMGTU/F7EU7QRH1DVMGTU.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/U7QR/H1DVMGTU/F7EU7QRH1DVMGTU.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F7E/U7QR/H1DVMGTU/F7EU7QRH1DVMGTU.SMALL.jpg Computothought Just a photo array of how quick it was to install Skype. At this time, it is a beta. Not sure whether Microsoft will continue to support it. Yes, it is no longer open source from what I understand. Caveat Emptor.  How secure it is will also be a foregoing issue. Go to http://www.skype.com/intl/en-u...
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Tue, 10 Apr 2012 08:25:25 PDT
Smart home automation webserver on OpenWRT router WR703N interfaced to Arduino, compared to Raspberry Pi and Ubuntu http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-set-up-OpenWRT-on-a-pocket-router-WR703N/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/45OA/H2MYJPM4/FAK45OAH2MYJPM4.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/45OA/H2MYJPM4/FAK45OAH2MYJPM4.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAK/45OA/H2MYJPM4/FAK45OAH2MYJPM4.SMALL.jpg janisalnis Download the WR703N Digest (340MB zip file): https://sourceforge.net/projects/wr703n/ --------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- Dear Reader, there are many Linux boards on the market: Bifferboard, NanosG20, Fo...
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Sun, 18 Mar 2012 14:16:41 PDT
Linux command line window manager. http://www.instructables.com/id/Linux-command-line-window-manager/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/50MF/GXL5OX28/F8K50MFGXL5OX28.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/50MF/GXL5OX28/F8K50MFGXL5OX28.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8K/50MF/GXL5OX28/F8K50MFGXL5OX28.SMALL.jpg Computothought Dvtmv is a nice program for linux command line users  You can have multiple windows without having a gui. One thing I like to do is to do commands in one window and use the man command to display the options of a command in another window. This is especially helpful when logged into a remote termina...
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Fri, 20 Jan 2012 13:14:17 PST
Xubuntu in your local network http://www.instructables.com/id/Xubuntu-in-your-local-network/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/3UPZ/GVMITD2F/FAB3UPZGVMITD2F.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/3UPZ/GVMITD2F/FAB3UPZGVMITD2F.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAB/3UPZ/GVMITD2F/FAB3UPZGVMITD2F.SMALL.jpg robertodelle Hi, in this tutorial I will show you how I have resolved a problem in xubuntu, as soon as you install it in your computer, xubuntu don't support browsing in your local network. I used only graphic interface. Xubuntu is a simple version of Ubuntu, particulary suitable for old computers, I have in...
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Thu, 1 Dec 2011 06:24:42 PST
Red October network discovery. http://www.instructables.com/id/Red-October-network-discovery/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WX34/GZXW89AK/FP7WX34GZXW89AK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WX34/GZXW89AK/FP7WX34GZXW89AK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP7/WX34/GZXW89AK/FP7WX34GZXW89AK.SMALL.jpg Computothought The basis of this Instructable is based on the dialog from the movie known as "The hunt for the Red October". In the movie, one of the key lines was I think "One ping and one ping only". Pinging was a method by submarines equipped with sonar to detect what is around them. Normally you would use more...
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Sun, 13 Nov 2011 04:00:54 PST
How to set up a solar powered webcam server using NanosG20 running Debian http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-set-up-a-solar-powered-webcam-server-using-/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/GLKB/H1YOLAZH/FP8GLKBH1YOLAZH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/GLKB/H1YOLAZH/FP8GLKBH1YOLAZH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FP8/GLKB/H1YOLAZH/FP8GLKBH1YOLAZH.SMALL.jpg janisalnis NanosG20 is one of the most energy efficient Linux boards wtth a 400 MHz ARM processor, consuming This is the right board if you need a low-power solution like when running on solar energy. I have set up NanosG20 running on solar cell and 12V 8 Ah hattery in my garden house that is 15 m away from ...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 22:54:31 PDT
How to setup webcam data server on a Fox Board G20 ( Foxboard ) running Debian http://www.instructables.com/id/Fox-Board-G20-running-Debian/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/M46Q/GSUT1VK0/FH9M46QGSUT1VK0.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/M46Q/GSUT1VK0/FH9M46QGSUT1VK0.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FH9/M46Q/GSUT1VK0/FH9M46QGSUT1VK0.SMALL.jpg janisalnis Recently a number of boards running embedded Linux have appeared. You can set up a home automation webserver with a webcam and some other functions. Here you can learn how to program embedded Debian board Fox board G20. http://www.acmesystems.it/?id=allproducts Company has a nice webpage how to get...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 12:43:42 PDT
How to set up a HD webcam on Bifferboard running Debian http://www.instructables.com/id/Debian-on-Bifferboard/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/ODSV/GSUSNOOA/FSQODSVGSUSNOOA.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/ODSV/GSUSNOOA/FSQODSVGSUSNOOA.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FSQ/ODSV/GSUSNOOA/FSQODSVGSUSNOOA.SMALL.jpg janisalnis Bifferboard is the smallest size Debian board from http://bifferos.co.uk/ It's hardware is like for NAS server. But it was not possible to re-program NAS server that it becomes a Bifferboard. Processor slow, only 150 MHz. RAM 32MB, small too. Power consumption from wallplug with webcam, hub and USB...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 12:11:23 PDT
How to set up home data server using OpenWRT on Linksys WRT160NL router http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-set-up-home-data-server-using-OpenWRT-on-Li/ http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/L3V8/GUAZQS5Q/F8QL3V8GUAZQS5Q.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/L3V8/GUAZQS5Q/F8QL3V8GUAZQS5Q.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F8Q/L3V8/GUAZQS5Q/F8QL3V8GUAZQS5Q.SMALL.jpg janisalnis Every home needs a router. Why not to turn your router into a webcam and data server, for example, to monitor a baby. Linksys router WRT160NL can be reprogrammed to use OpenWRT (that is a kind of Linux), to connect a hub, flash stick, webcam, sound card, one wire interface and arduino for relay con...
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Wed, 28 Sep 2011 08:12:16 PDT
Show your enthusiasm with an Ubuntu Linux Mousepad! http://www.instructables.com/id/Show-your-enthusiasm-with-an-Ubuntu-Linux-Mousepad/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/RS17/GMSXHLVP/FLWRS17GMSXHLVP.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/RS17/GMSXHLVP/FLWRS17GMSXHLVP.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FLW/RS17/GMSXHLVP/FLWRS17GMSXHLVP.SMALL.jpg jdogtotherescue I needed a new mouse pad so i got a black one from the store.  It was just a blank one so i wanted to give it a decal.  So from the same store i got a few other supplies for the project but most important was a metallic silver permanent marker.  Sharpie used to make them but i guess they don't anym...
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Sat, 23 Apr 2011 20:55:02 PDT
Dell running Ubuntu 10.04 http://www.instructables.com/id/Dell-running-Ubuntu-1004/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/FP7K/G8XPCCGZ/FQYFP7KG8XPCCGZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/FP7K/G8XPCCGZ/FQYFP7KG8XPCCGZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQY/FP7K/G8XPCCGZ/FQYFP7KG8XPCCGZ.SMALL.jpg your dog Here is my Dell Latitude D600 running Ubuntu 10.04. Before upgrading from 9.10, I was not able to use the toolbar at the bottom because of how slow the graphic's chip was. It is still really slow. Now I can in Ubuntu 10.04. I am still working on getting a newer laptop and dual booting Windows 7 and ...
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Fri, 7 May 2010 20:25:13 PDT
Mini ible 2/2 Keeping it Clean in linux updated http://www.instructables.com/id/Mini-ible-220-Keeping-it-Clean-in-linux/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/KK9C/G02LSUT6/FA5KK9CG02LSUT6.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/KK9C/G02LSUT6/FA5KK9CG02LSUT6.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FA5/KK9C/G02LSUT6/FA5KK9CG02LSUT6.SMALL.jpg albylovesscience Thanks to two user's for telling me about some errors i updated and added info :P also, i have taken the small screenshot issue into consideration sometimes you want to be safe rather than sorry, lets say you were face booking or doing some networking on twitter, then you get paranoid about ha...
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Mon, 28 Sep 2009 16:29:18 PDT
how to organize linux- mini,ible 1 of many http://www.instructables.com/id/miniible-1-how-to-organize-linux/ http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/UI3K/FZG43R03/FKAUI3KFZG43R03.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/UI3K/FZG43R03/FKAUI3KFZG43R03.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FKA/UI3K/FZG43R03/FKAUI3KFZG43R03.SMALL.jpg albylovesscience seems i am having a hard time keeping my media my heavily procrastinated school work organized and so do you, so let me show you how i organize my media and work. ...
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Fri, 25 Sep 2009 19:26:38 PDT